U.S. Senator Roy Blunt, member of First Baptist Church of Branson, speaks in support of religious freedom in Hobby Lobby case.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments today in Hobby Lobby v Sebelius, U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) joined U.S. Senators Kelly Ayotte (N.H.), Tom Coburn (Okla.), and Jim Inhofe (Okla.) in a colloquy on the U.S. Senate floor to highlight their continued fight to protect Americans’ religious freedoms, which are protected by the First Amendment.
Blunt authored the “Respect for Rights of Conscience Act” and filed an amicus brief in the Hobby Lobby case with a bipartisan, bicameral group of his colleagues. To read more about his efforts, please click here or click here.